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  Words related to offhand

Related / Similar Words: offhanded, ad-lib, extemporaneous, extemporary, extempore, impromptu, off-the-cuff, unrehearsed, offhandedly

 

Definition:
  • casually thoughtless or inconsiderate; "an offhand manner"; "she treated most men with offhand contempt";
  • with little or no preparation or forethought; "his ad-lib comments showed poor judgment"; "an extemporaneous piano recital"; "an extemporary lecture"; "an extempore skit"; "an impromptu speech"; "offhand excuses"; "trying to sound offhanded and reassuring;
  • in a casually inconsiderate manner; "replied offhand, his mind a million miles away"; "she threw him over offhandedly without even a Dear-John letter";
  • without previous thought or preparation; "couldn''t give the figures offhand"; "we decided offhand to go to Canada"; "she had made these remarks offhandedly";

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    Pertainyms: offhanded, ad-lib, extemporaneous, extemporary, extempore, impromptu, off-the-cuff, unrehearsed

     

    Anagrams: handoff

     

     
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